Florida Orthopaedic Institute Data Breach Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

This settlement resolves a class action against Musculoskeletal Institute, Chartered, which does business as Florida Orthopaedic Institute (FOI). The complaint alleged that FOI bears responsibility for the ransomware attack that encrypted the data on its servers and possibly exposed the information of certain of its patients, including names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, insurance plan and patient identification numbers, or other personal information.

Docket Number:


Company: Musculoskeletal Institute, Chartered–Florida Orthopaedic Institute

Filing Deadline: September 16, 2022

Objection Deadline: July 26, 2022

Exclusion Deadline: July 26, 2022

Final Approval Hearing: September 29, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

If you are making a claim for reimbursement, you must provide documentation with your claim.


You may be eligible if you received notice from FOI that your personal information may have been compromised in the data breach first disclosed by FOI on or around June 2020, or you received a notice of this settlement stating that you or your dependents are class members.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: (1) Reimbursement for out-of-pocket losses: Up to $15,000, for losses fairly traceable to the data security incident. (2) Reimbursement for attested time: Up to five hours, at $25/hour. (3) Identity Theft Protection and Restoration Services: Three years and up to $1 million in identity theft insurance. (4) For minors: Three years of three-bureau monitoring information, including $1 million on identity theft insurance.

Total Settlement Amount: $4,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Consumer Protection Firm
Morgan & Morgan

Claim Form: Florida Orthopaedic Institute Data Breach Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Stoll et al. v. Musculoskeletal Institute, Chartered

Settlement Website: Florida Orthopaedic Institute Data Breach Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Stoll v. FOI Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 5598
Portland, OR 97228-5598

Tags: Exposing Private Information, Exposure to cyber crime, Your Privacy